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Pledge to Join the Fight for Freedom For Girls - FreedomUnited.Org
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, modern slavery, Sex trafficking, women, girls, rights )

- 21 hours ago -
71% of modern slavery victims are women and girls. With an estimated 40.3 mil people victims of modern slavery and human trafficking, that's a lot of girls around the world who are being exploited for someone else's benefit, or treated like a commodity.
Petition-Help Stop Forced Labor in U.S. Detention - FreedomUnited.Org
Society & Culture  (tags: corruption, forced labor, private prisons, immigrants )

- 21 hours ago -
Immigrants detained in a private prison in San Diego allege that they have been subjected to forced labor and threatened with solitary confinement or restricted visitation rights if they refused to work.2
Tom Petty's Family Publicly Releases Cause of Death to Help Forward Opioid Crisis Discussion @Alternet
Society & Culture  (tags: Tom Petty, opioid crisis, death, sadness, arts, celebrity, culture, news )

- 1 day ago -
The rocker's death was confirmed as an accidental overdose. Legendary rocker Tom Petty's cause of death was confirmed to be an accidental drug overdose, according to a new statement from his family.
The Amount of Money America Wastes on Covert Warfare Will Shock You @Alternet
Society & Culture  (tags: usa, terrorism, politics, propaganda, lies, iraq, dishonesty, government, media, military, war, world, conflict, middle-east, africa, asia, europe, iraq, iran, police, world, violence )

- 20 hours ago -
The year in special ops. At around 11 oâEUR(TM)clock that night, four Lockheed MC-130 Combat Talons, turboprop Special Operations aircraft, were flying through a moonless sky from Pakistani into Afghan airspace.
Petition - Don't Allow Those Convicted of Domestic Violence to Keep Guns
Society & Culture  (tags: Domestic Violence, gun control laws, safety and security, protection of the vulnerable, armed people, stronger regulations, victims' rights )

- 7 hours ago -
Demand that individuals convicted of domestic violence lose their permission to carry guns. Currently in Pennsylvania, individuals who are convicted of domestic violence are permitted to continue carrying guns.
Abdul-Razeq Farraj Among 19 Palestinians Jailed Without Charge or Trial; Ayoub Al-Asa Continues Hunger Strike
Society & Culture  (tags: Abdul-Razeq Farraj, Ayoub Al-Asa, Palestinian children, human rights violations, Abdul-Razeq Farraj, BDS, Israeli impunity, Palestinian prisoners-hunger strikers, administrative detention, administrative detentions, news-USA, americans, activists, family )

- 1 hour ago -
Palestinian prisoner Ayoub Al-Asa from the village of Obeidiya near Bethlehem is continuing his hunger strike for the eighth consecutive day..Al-Asas strike proceeds as Israeli military courts issued 19 more administrative detention orders
Teen Buying Coats For Homeless DoesnâEUR(TM)t See Stranger Snap His Photo Til Hundreds Share It Online
Society & Culture  (tags: activists, americans, culture, education, ethics, GoodNews, humans, internet, media, news, rights, society, interesting, teen, homeless, coats, photo, social media )

- 1 day ago -
Fredrick White was just trying to do something good for his fellow men when he went to Goodwill to buy a couple of jackets. Before the 19-year-old had even paid for a bunch of the storeâEUR(TM)s secondhand winter coats, however, a stranger in line......
Moving Beyond a Fear-Based Faith | Religion News Service
Society & Culture  (tags: society, world, violence, safety, crime, culture, politics, religion )

- 12 hours ago -
Buddhists believe that the things we worry about very seldom happen.
Women's March Draws Massive Crowds In Cities Across The Nation
Society & Culture  (tags: usa, society, world, women, safety, rights, politics, law, ethics, culture, freedoms, government, violence, abuse )

- 1 day ago -
"There's a lot more rage and a lot more anger in this march," said one protester. The 2018 Women's March-round two of an event that in 2017 proved to be the largest single-day protest in American history-includes a main event in Las Vegas on Sunday an
The "Disaffected": In the United States, Parents Can Make An Adopted Child
Society & Culture  (tags: americans, children, family, rights, society, Adopted children )

- 2 hours ago -
A report broadcast in "Sept à Huit" reveals the bottom of "children's fairs" where are presented minors whose adoptive parents no longer want.
Home on Wheels: How One Vancouver Man Is Trying to Survive Homelessness
Society & Culture  (tags: home on wheels, vancouver, homelessness, interesting, society, world )

- 59 minutes ago -
For the past month, the 38-year-old homeless man has been living in a wheeled structure he built himself, moving daily to avoid detection and demolition under the city's "no camping, no structures" bylaw.

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